Congratulations to all of the athletes who participated in the 2023 Special Olympics Northern California Summer Games from June 23-25 at Santa Clara University! The annual Summer Games is our largest local championship event and features three days of fun for athletes and the community.
Highlights from Summer Games included:
- 600+ athletes competing from 31 counties.
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- 200+ coaches and hundreds of volunteers from the community, law enforcement, local organizations and corporate partners.
- A festive Opening Ceremony featuring performers, keynote speeches, the Parade of Athletes, special guests and more.
- The culmination of the 2023 Law Enforcement Torch Run at the Opening Ceremony. To date, the Torch Run has raised an incredible $350,000+ for Special Olympics NorCal!
- 730+ free health screenings provided for athletes and members of the community with intellectual disabilities.
- A Young Athletes Fair for children ages 2-9.
- An Honored Guest Luncheon, a fun Olympic Village and Athlete Dance.
- And more, all in one fun-filled weekend!
Thank you to all of our amazing coaches, volunteers, law enforcement, special guests, corporate partners, donors, families and fans for making it an unforgettable weekend! Watch highlights & view photos.